Green is Getting Less Expensive in NC - Find Out Why

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Green Homes Raleigh NC

NC Utility Companies Adding New "Green" Incentives

Combine with State and Fed Tax Rebates

Going green is getting less expensive for Triangle homeowners!

PSNC Energy "Green" Home Programs

PSNC Energy is offering rebates on installation of energy efficient gas and water heaters.  Not only that, but Energy Star homeowners can save .05/therm, or about 5%, on their monthly energy bills. 

Progress Energy "Green" Incentives

Progress Energy is working on more incentive programs - here's what they already offer:

Home Energy Check - a comprehensive residential energy analysis that can show homeowners where they might best save.

Lower My Bill ToolKit - a 5 step process to help identify ways to save energy.  And lower energy use reduces greenhouse emissions, as well as use of natural resources like coal. 

Home Appliance Energy Calculator - learn which of your household appliances use the most energy, and what can be done to reduce energy usage.

Energy Star Discounts - The Home Advantage program encourages homebuyers to consider an ENERGY STAR qualified home, AND offers a 5% monthly discount on power costs. 

Find out more about what homeowners are doing in the Raleigh area - News & Observer article.  Or ask your new home builder what they can do to make your home more energy efficient, and what tax credits are available!


Green Home Builders in North Carolina - Green Building Resources

Bayer MaterialScience High Performance Residential Program - Guaranteed Savings

Bayseal Spray Foam Insulation

Green Building - What's in a Green Home?

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Kevin Cavanaugh
Keller Williams Hudson Valley Realty - Tappan, NY
Lic. Associate Broker, ABR, GREEN

Penny, that is great news and I hope that the trend continues across the country and the "Trend" becomes the Standard.  We need to get off oil, it WILL run out, and I don't think that they've perfected Electric Airliners yet!  Have a great day.

Apr 16, 2009 02:21 AM #1
Marcus Valdez
Berkshire Hathaway Rocky Mountain Realtors - Fort Collins, CO

Penny I love NC.  Thanks for your post.  Green is so key as a movement i am an ECO-Broker and when you look at the trends set for building commercial properties it only makes sense to use our resources with greater accountability and respect. 


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